Junior

Junior2019-10-21T13:13:39-08:00

Please read this information and these take steps this year to move along the path to prepare yourself for career and college options.

Junior Career & College Preparation List 2019-2020

  • Review courses for this year and plan for senior year.
  • Review high school transcript: Are you on track for graduation?
  • Attend financial aid nights, workshops and events.
  • Attend college/career fairs
  • Attend college visitation events at your school
  • Research colleges/universities/career-technical schools and their majors and fields of training
  • Explore career possibilities in CIS, Naviance or College Navigator
  • Sign up for SAT Practice Question of the Day
  • Sign up for ACT Question of the Day
  • Attend financial aid nights, workshops and events with a parent or guardian if possible
  • Attend college visitation events at your school
  • Create account in OSAC Student Portal
  • Attend financial aid nights, workshops and events with a parent or guardian
  • Attend campus preview days
  • Start working on OSAC personal statements and Activity Chart
  • Find information on federal financial aid at: StudentAid.ed.gov
  • Get an FSA ID: fsaid.ed.gov
  • Volunteer in a field you may enjoy or in a career field that is of interest to you
  • Contact business owners and professionals in your area to inquire about job shadowing opportunities
  • Ask your counselor or ASPIRE coordinator for a list of local scholarships; work on scholarship essays over the summer
  • Apply for at 40 scholarships
X